Teflon Cookware and Health

May 16, 2003 - An environmental research  organization is urging the federal government to put warning labels on cookware coated with Teflon and similar nonstick coatings. A new study released Thursday by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) finds that this cookware more quickly reaches temperatures that produce toxic particles and fumes than chemical giant and Teflon manufacturer DuPont has previously admitted. Continue reading .... ...http://www.ewg.org/research/canaries-kitchen